Woman charged with selling drugs to undercover officers with child present
Updated On: Apr 04 2014 04:27:00 PM CDT
The Watauga County, North Carolina Sheriff's Office has charged a Banner Elk woman with drug trafficking.
35-year-old Selena Nicole Burleson was arrested Wednesday, after deputies say undercover officers bought Vicodin from her on two separate occasions. Deputies also accused her of having her four-year-old daughter with her while trafficking and selling the drug.
After the sale, deputies say Burleson was arrested. We're told, they found 90 Vicodin tablets, 6 Oxycodone tablets, and 7 Xanax tablets. Deputies say the street value of those drugs is around $800.
Burleson faces several drug possession and trafficking charges. She was taken to the Watauga County Detention Facility on a $75,000 bond, and is scheduled to be arraigned May 16th.
Deputies made arrangements to have Burleson's child taken care of at the time of her arrest.
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